"My talent is the physical manifestation of God's mind"

Bio: Chioma Obiegbu is a multidisciplinary visual artist, born and raised in Nigeria but currently reside in NYC. Her work, to her, has become personal which enables her to create passionately and even more authentically. 

Line of Work 

Main: Art/Creative direction, editorial (costume) design, visual consultation, art.

Part-time: Modeling, set design, casting.

Development: Mobile videography, graphic design, web design (Wix)


Founder & CEO of Unsigned ModelsA platform for models of color who are not represented by an agency.

Interviews: i-D, Vice, CRWN Mag, Unlabelled Mag, ColorBloc Mag

Publications: BBC News, InStyle, Vogue Italia (PhotoVogue), Hype Beast, Getty Images, SVGE Mag, ColorBloc Mag (cover)

Features (Social Media): Afropunk, Nataal, The Native Mag, Cosmopolitan, The Creator Class, Adolescent Content, Osengwa, Pattern Beauty, Agbara Mag and more!

Past Clients & Positions:

Erykah Badu - Editorial designer

Orange Culture - Casting director and model manager

Nappy Head Club - Producer, visual consultant, film editor, casting director

Charis Foundation - Web & logo designer

Modeling Experience

©2017 by Chioma Obiegbu

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